*last update 7/25/2019

Military Involvement

 

Servicemen - E surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Edwards, Dwight W.      
Ellis, Dale W.      

George Edward Eaves was born Feb. 18, 1919 to George Edward and Edith Jones Eaves. He died Jan. 4, 1946 (FOD) and is memorialized at the Courts of the Missing, Court 3, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Petty Officer Eaves served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Pompano (SS-181) and was lost at sea (cause unknown) off the northeast coast of Honshu, Japan. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com; abmc.gov; oneternalpatrol


Harold Edward Ellis was born Jan. 4, 1912 to Edward Alonzo and Annette May Morrow Ellis. He died Aug. 6, 1970 and is buried in Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA.

Sgt. Ellis served in World War II with the U.S. Army 99th Infantry Division and 1st Infantry Division on Omaha Beach on D-Day. He was awarded the Bronze Star.

Source: ancestry.com; americandday.org


Rolland Eugene Ellis was born Feb. 9, 1926 to Ralph W. and Wanda C. Packwood Ellis. He died Aug. 19, 1944 and is buried in McCormick Cemetery, Highland Center, IA.

Pvt. Ellis served in World War II with the U.S. Marine Corps 2nd Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division and was KIA in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com


Earl H. Emery was born Mar. 15, 1903 to Robert and Stella May Pribble Emery. He died June 18, 1945 and is buried in Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Ottumwa, IA.

Sgt. Emery served in World War II with the U.S. Army and was assigned to duty aboard hospital trains. He died at the Ft. Baker station hospital, San Francisco, Calif. while in the service of his country.

Source: ancestry.com


William B. Eskew was born about 1917 to William H. and Lena Scott Eskew. He died Oct. 26, 1944 and is buried in Epinal American Cemetery, Dinoze, France.

Pvt. Eskew served in World War II with the U.S. Army 157th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division and was KIA and awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


Ernest DeWinn Estes was born June 30, 1924 to Andrew Johnson and Della F. Baker Estes. He died Sept. 13, 1944 (at sea) and is memorialized at the Tablets of the Missing, East Coast Memorial, New York, NY.

Petty Officer Estes served in World War II aboard the USS Warrington (DD-383) which sank in a violent hurricane along the Atlantic coast. He was MIA/FOD/KIA.

Source: ancestry.com


John Howard Etter was born Nov. 21, 1923 to Frank and Fern Etter. He died Oct. 6, 1943 and is buried in Ottumwa Cemetery, Ottumwa, IA.

Petty Officer Etter served in World War II with the U.S. Navy and was MIA/KIA in the performance of his duties and service of his country in the Solomon Island area.

Source: ancestry.com



ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Mar 2019; updated Jun & Jul 2019

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